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Opera's Leading Men

Enjoy this command performance by some of the greatest male opera singers ever recorded.

20 songs (1 hour and 32 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
La Damnation de Faust, Part III, Scène 1: "Merci, doux crépuscule!"
Jonas Kaufmann - L'Opéra
5:51
2
La clemenza di Tito, K. 621, Act II Scene 12: Se all'impero, amici Dei
Juan Diego Flórez & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Mozart
5:01
3
St. Petersburg: No. 9, The Virgin in the City (Arr. E. Stetsyuk for Voice, Ensemble & Orchestra)
Dmitri Hvorostovsky - Sviridov: Russia Cast Adrift
4:14
4
Puccini: Turandot / Act 3 - "Nessun dorma!"
Luciano Pavarotti, The John Alldis Choir, Wandsworth School Boys Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra & Zubin Mehta - Pavarotti (Music from the Motion Picture)
2:59
5
Verdi: Otello / Act 1 - Esultate!
Plácido Domingo, Choeurs de l'Opera Bastille, Orchestre de l'Opéra Bastille & Myung Whun Chung - Verdi: Otello (2 CD's)
2:10
6
Misa Criolla - 1. Kyrie (Vidala-Babuala)
José Carreras, Domingo Cura, Jorge Padin, Coral Salvé de Laredo, Sociedad Coral de Bilbao & José Luis Ocejo - José Carreras - The Golden Years
3:44
7
La Bohème: Act I: Che gelida manina
Enrico Caruso - 21 Arias
4:08
8
Les pecheurs de perles: Act I: Au fond du temple saint
Jussi Björling, Robert Merrill & Renato Cellini - The Pearl Fishers
4:34
9
Don Giovanni, Ossia Il Dissoluto Punito, K.527/Act 2 - ''Don Giovanni, A Cenar Teco M'invitasti''
Bryn Terfel, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Paul Daniel, Swedish Radio Choir & Arne Lundmark - Bad Boys
6:20
10
Verdi: La traviata / Act 1 - "Libiamo ne'lieti calici"
Rolando Villazón, Anna Netrebko, Helene Schneiderman, Herman Wallen, Salvatore Cordella, Paul Gay, Wiener Philharmoniker, Carlo Rizzi & Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor - Verdi: La Traviata
3:04
11
O sole mio
Mario Lanza - The Essential Mario Lanza
4:22
12
Dom Sébastien, roi de Portugal: Seul sur la terre
Lawrence Brownlee - Donizetti & Bellini: Allegro io son
5:09
13
Granada
Franco Corelli, Orchestra & Raffaele Mingardo - Hit Men
4:32
14
Där björkarna susa (Nicolai Gedda)
Nicolai Gedda - De Svenska Tenorerna -The Swedish tenors (Björling / Gedda / Winbergh)
2:44
15
Glass: Akhnaten - Hymn to the Sun
Anthony Roth Costanzo, Jonathan Cohen & Les Violons du Roy - ARC
10:00
16
Orlando Furioso: Piangerò Sinche L'onda (Ruggiero)
Philippe Jaroussky/Ensemble Artaserse - Virtuoso Cantatas: Jaroussky/Ensemble Artaserse
3:41
17
Verdi: La traviata / Act 3 - "Parigi, o cara, noi lasceremo"
Alfredo Kraus, Kiri Te Kanawa, Orchestra Del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino & Zubin Mehta - Verdi: La Traviata
4:44
18
Koskenlaskijan morsiamet, Op. 33 (The Rapids-rider's Brides)
Gerald Finley - In the Stream of Life: Songs by Sibelius
9:49
19
No te acerques no me persigas (from La Tabernera del Puerto)
Erwin Schrott - Arias
3:28
20
Handel: Tolomeo, HWV 25 / Act 3 arr. Arthur Somervell - Silent Worship
Sinfonia Australis, Antony Walker & David Hobson - Singing For Love: Immortal Duets, Arias And Songs
2:20